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Synonyms for act

do something

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behave

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work

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play

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perform

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act for someone

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act on or upon something: obey

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act on or upon something: affect

act up: misbehave

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act up: malfunction

Synonyms for act

the process of doing

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something done

the formal product of a legislative or judicial body

a short theatrical piece within a larger production

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to conduct oneself in a specified way

to behave affectedly or insincerely or take on a false or misleading appearance of

to react in a specified way

to perform the duties of another

to produce on the stage

act up: to behave in a rowdy, improper, or unruly fashion

act up: to work improperly due to mechanical difficulties

Synonyms for act

a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body

a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program

a manifestation of insincerity

perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

discharge one's duties

pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind

be suitable for theatrical performance

be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure

behave unnaturally or affectedly

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With practiced precision, Watkins and his crew found and fixed a ruptured engine intake hose that was the source of the problem--one of a hundred acts of grace under pressure I saw the crew exhibit during what was, to them, just another routine haul out to sea.
Are they acts of grace, or merely a waste, empty nothings.
Time is not a futility to be endured but is the occasion for entering into the timeless acts of grace and gratitude.
acts of grace out of his loud hunger; the half moon giving up
John Dunlop sent out Acts Of Grace to win the fillies' maiden stakes 12 months ago and he struck again when Circle Of Love took the spoils in the hands of Kevin Darley.